Dr. Herbert Kanter
Buffalo Grove Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, PC
Excellence in Oral Surgery Care


Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: When should wisdom teeth be removed?

Q: What is the normal recovery from most oral surgery procedures?

Q: What are dry sockets?

Q: How much bleeding should I expect?

Q: Should I continue my medications when I come for surgery?

Q: What type of anesthesia will I have?

Q: What if I take medicatons for osteoporosis?

Q: What are my options if I have missing teeth?

Q: What should I do if a tooth is knocked out?

Q: What do heart disease and other medical conditions have to do with periodontal (gum) disease?